Port Authority Proposes Stiff Toll, Fare Hikes
(Wall Street Journal) — Brace yourself, commuters: tolls and fares could go way up on tunnels and bridges that connect New York and New Jersey. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is expected to propose raising tunnel and bridge tolls $4, according to a person familiar with the plan. For E-ZPass holders, tolls during peaks hours would rise to $12 from $8. Off-peak tolls would rise to $10, from $6.